Preseason Postgame: Leafs Win 5th in a Row in First Game at LCA

While it’s still just the preseason, the Leafs were getting their first taste of the new Little Caesar’s Arena in Detroit. It’s ironically named, because just like the pizza, the Red Wings are bland, boring, and make you want to throw up when all is said and done. Anyway, here’s game seven of eight for…


TLNRT: Is everything settled yet?

It’s Roundtable Friday, and since it’ll be the last one before the regular season starts, the question to our writers is simple: As training camp and the exhibition schedule comes to a close this weekend, right now is there really anything left to be determined for this lineup? Jon Steitzer If you take a look…


LGD: Are They Ever Going to Cut Someone?

It’s another Leafs preseason game. I think they’ve played one hundred of these so far. The only solace I can take in this month is that there was no World Cup of Hockey, and every year without one of those is a glorious time to be alive. The Leafs website tells me that they are…


Fatherhood is a blessing

I was 27 years old. I was in my second semester of the Radio & Television Arts Program at NAIT. It was a Friday evening and my good friend Jeff and I had gone to the Oilers preseason game, and then out on the town for some fun. We met up with our regular crew…


The Roundup

Politics in sports; the Sam Bennett Calgary has been waiting for; Yamamoto wasn’t supposed to make it in Edmonton; Canucks interested in Josh Anderson; loads of Fantasy Hockey; Corsica joins the Network and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by the DailyFaceOff.